Upcoming Events

The list below shows all the currently scheduled library events. If you want to see a list of events happening at a specific OPL location, you can filter the list using the menu below. To see upcoming library events happening out in the community rather than at our branches, visit our offsite events page.

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, October 13th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Halloween Costume Swap 10:00am Montclair Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Yoga for Families / Yoga en Familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Friends of the Oakland Public Library Fall Book Sale 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Preschool Storytime 2:00pm Eastmont Branch
LEGO Mania 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
afterschool art with MOCHA 3:30pm Asian Branch
Teen GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals in the TeenZone 4:00pm Main Library
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library / Abogados en la Biblioteca 4:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, October 14th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Friends of the Oakland Public Library Fall Book Sale 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Let's Meet in the Teen Zone to Make Papel Picado 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Family Classes with Tandem 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Asian Teen Advisory Group Meeting 4:00pm Asian Branch
Litquake & the Oakland Public Library present: Lit by the Lake in the Library 6:30pm Main Library
Saturday, October 15th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Friends of the Oakland Public Library Fall Book Sale 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Designing your Bay-Friendly Garden 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:00am Melrose Branch
Tea with Tots / Canciones y Café 11:30am Elmhurst Branch